Extremely popular sneakers because of their price range, versatility when it comes to style, and freedom of movement. Almost everyone is guaranteed to have low-top sneakers in their shoe rotation.
Mid-top sneakers extend toward the ankle for a little more support and hold. These lie somewhere in the middle between low-top and high-top sneakers in terms of usage and popularity.
Sneakers with collars that go above the ankles for optimal hold and support are some of the most sought-after models in lifestyle shoes. Most of these shoes take their roots from basketball and have easily or fashionably crossed to mainstream wear.
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Regardless of cut, it's always good to start with sneakers that can be worn for the daily grind, also called as "beaters" by some, as these are usually cheaper, easy to clean, and still gives that lifestyle "edge" before going for those wallet-thinning models.
Sneakers dominantly take their heritage from running, basketball, skate, tennis, training, hiking, and football. Still retaining a few of their performance-based technologies, these sneakers have transcended their respective niches and have successfully and popularly transformed themselves as staples of fashion footwear.
Sneakers designed for a laidback, "cool" vibe that is built for lifestyle wear right from the get-go.
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Brands are now blending elements of performance and casual appeal in basically every sneaker. One can hardly go wrong with a sports-inspired sneaker or a simple casual shoe.
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Shoes sharing the same inspiration, history, materials, or technologies are routinely assembled under one compilation for the convenience of those who may wish to categorize or label their own collection as such. The classic collections like the Adidas Originals, Air Max 1, Air Force 1, new balance classic sneakers, and the Classic Leather head the pack of frequently asked about collections.
Puma Turin Suede History
The Puma Turin is one of the newest Puma silhouettes out on the market today. It was inspired by a football shoe, featuring a soft synthetic leather on the upper along with an EVA midsole, a rubber outsole, and a distinguishable toe bumper as an extension of the outsole. It also exhibits the iconic Puma Formstrip on the sides, which is also present in almost all other Puma models.
Like other Puma shoes, the Turin also received several variations by utilizing different materials. One of which is the Puma Turin Suede. The Puma Turin Suede, per its name, utilizes an all suede upper with perforation details for the much-needed breathability. Like the original Turin silhouette, it also follows a low-top structure and bears the iconic Formstrip on the sides just below the Puma branding. Other Puma brandings are visible on the tongue and on the heel.
Puma Turin Suede Style
The Puma Turin Suede has a classic and timeless look like its predecessor, the Puma Turin. This version, however, has a more premium look because of its suede upper. Men can rock this any time of the day for their casual activities, everyday style, or as their on-the-go shoe.
Fit & Sizing
The Puma Turin Suede is available in men’s sizes from 7 to 13 in D Medium width, half sizes included. It generally fits true to size. It is advisable for the ladies to get these in an approximately 1.5 to 2 sizes smaller for a more accurate fit.
These low top shoes feature a lace closure for a snug fit that can be adjusted depending on the wearer’s preference. Flexible ankle movements are allowed through its low-top structure.
The Puma Turin Suede is named as such basically because it is the suede version of the Turin silhouette. Instead of utilizing synthetic leather on the upper, this version uses suede with perforation details to allow ventilation. The outsole also received an upgrade from regular rubber to gum rubber.
- The Puma Turin Suede, similar to the original Turin silhouette, has a rounded toe with toe bumper. It also features a rubber outsole for outstanding traction, an EVA midsole for soft cushioning, and padded tongue and collar for added comfort.
- The Puma Formstrips are visible on the sides, while the Puma Cat Logos are visible on the tongue, on the sides, and on the heel.